Bible Names A-G: Addon
Addan in Naves Topical Bible
Also called ADDON, uncertain whether person or town
Ezr 2:59; Ne 7:61
Addan in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(strong or stony), one of the places from which some of the
captivity returned with Zerubbabel to Judea who could not show
their pedigree as Israelites. Ezr 2:59 Called ADDON
Addan in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
ad'-an ('addan; in Neh 'addon; connected in some way with the
name of the god Addu): A name mentioned in the list of the
returning exiles (Ezr 2:59, duplicated in Neh 7:61). It is one
of several names of Babylonian localities from which came men
who were unable to declare their genealogy as Israelites.
Addon in Easton's Bible Dictionary
low, one of the persons named in Neh. 7:61 who could not "shew
their father's house" on the return from captivity.
similar instances (ver. 63), indicates the importance
attached to their genealogies.
Addon in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
A place from which some of the Jewish captives returned with
Zerubbabel to Judaea: these "could not show their father's
house, nor their seed (pedigree) whether they were of Israel"
(Ezra 2:59). ADDON, or AALAR.
Addon in Hitchcock's Bible Names
basis; foundation; the Lord
Addon in Smiths Bible Dictionary
Addon in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
Addon in Wikipedia
(Hebrew: אַדּוֹן)- low, one of the persons named in the Neh. 7:61
who could not "shew their father's house" on the return from
captivity. This, with similar instances (ver. 63), indicates
the importance the Jews attached to their genealogies.
Addon Scripture - Nehemiah 7:61
And these [were] they which went up [also] from Telmelah,
Telharesha, Cherub, Addon, and Immer: but they could not shew
their father's house, nor their seed, whether they [were] of
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